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The Kent County Council in exercise of their powers under Section 1(1), (2) and (3) of the Road Traffic Regulation Act 1967, as amended by Part IX of the Transport Act 1968 and by Schedule 19 to the Local Government Act 1972 and of all other enabling powers and after consultation with the Chief Officer of Police in accordance with Section 84C(1) of the said Act of 1967, hereby make the following Order;-

1.     Save as provided in Article 2 of this Order, no person shall, except upon the direction or with the permission of a police constable in uniform or a traffic warden, cause any motor vehicle to proceed in that length of Stack Lane, Hartley, which extends from its junction with Ash Road to its junction with Carmelite Way.

2.     Nothing in Article 1 of this Order shall apply so as to prevent any person from causing any motor vehicle to proceed in the length of road specified in that Article, if the vehicle is being used:-

(a) for the conveyance of persons, goods or merchandise to or from any premises situated on or adjacent to that road;

(b) for the purpose of agriculture in connection with land adjacent to that road or for the conveyance or haulage of timber felled upon that land;

(c) in connection with Police, Fire Brigade, Ambulance or Civil Defence purposes; or

(d) in connection with any building operation or demolition in or adjacent to that road, the removal of any obstruction to traffic in that road, the maintenance, improvement or reconstriction of that road, or the laying, erection, alteration or repair in or adjacent to that road of any sewer or of any main, pipe or apparatus for the supply of gas, water or electricity or of any telegraphic line as defined in the Telegraph Act 1878.

3.     The Interpretation Act 1889 shall apply for the interpretation of this Order as it applies for the interpretation of an Act of Parliament.

4.     This Order shall come into operation on the sixth day of  August 1975 and maybe cited as "The Kent County Council (Stack Lane, Hartley) (Prohibition of Driving) Order 1975".

GIVEN under the Seal of The Kent County Council this thirty-first day of July Nineteen hundred and seventy-five.

COUNTY COUNCIL was hereunto
Affixed in the presence of:-

County Secretary